Students learn to observe nature, and then paint it

Did you know that trees talk to each other? That was one of the things students learned this week as they walked the downtown green with Milford’s Open Space Manager Steve Johnson, as part of a grant-funded program that united students for an outdoor lesson in art and science. According to an article published in 2016 by the Yale School … read more

Science teacher adds ‘arts’ to STEM

  Jen Shea has taught science at Lauralton Hall since 2003, and enters her 13th year of teaching at the school with what school officials describe as a fresh and invigorated perspective. Having spent portions of her summer at the Pinecrest Innovation Institute in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla., and the National Conference on Girls Education (NCGS) Conference, “From STEM to STEAM”, … read more